Xia (Sherry) Gong
University of Massachusetts Amherst Aug 2019 - May 2021 Master of Science in Computer Science Amherst, MA
Courses: Neural Networks, Reinforcement Learning, Machine Learning, Algorithm
Beihang University Sep 2015 - Jun 2019
Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering Beijing, China Course: Compiler Design, Computer Networking, Operating System, Cloud Computing EXPERIENCEs
China Finance Online Co. Ltd. (JRJC) Nov 2018 - Jan 2019 Machine Learning Engineer Intern Beijing, China
Built an NLP web application using Vue.js and Flask to provide computing service for the company and clients, including Word Segmentation, Keywords Extraction, Topic Recognition, Sentiment Analysis and Named Entity Recognition.
Developed a financial news Sentiment Analyzer with 83% accuracy encapsulated as an API for internal data analysts.
Simulate the application of Reinforcement Learning to optimize stock trade by generate new policy better than given policy.
Generate new policy parameters of a linear value function approximation scheme based on the Fourier Series by using high confidence policy improvement and covariance matrix adaptation evolution strategy (CMA-ES).
Implemented Student’s T-Test to obtain high confidence lower bound on the gain of new policy for a safe result to return.
BUAA Integrated Transportation Engineering Lab Jan 2018 - Oct 2018 Software Engineer Intern Beijing, China
Won 2nd Prize in 7th China Software Cup Software Design Competition in August, 2018.
Led engineer team of 4 members to develop an Automated Question Answering System, a kind of Expert System, adopting with NLP. Meanwhile based on this system, built an Android App in Java and a Web Application for customer service.
Implemented Retrieving Service for searching Databases based on Apache Solr, and added it into the QA system.
Designed embedding fingerprint twice Encryption & Decryption measure to protect the security of big data.
Wrote a student management system for a business school by Macro Programming on Access database with VB and SQL
University of Massachusetts Amherst / Beihang University Sep 2017 – Present Individual Contributor to projects / Team Leader & Participant Amherst, MA / Beijing, China
Developed a real time multi player third person perspective 3D game in Unity3D in C#.
Assisted in designing the Dataset Schema and Socket Communication between backend and frontend.
Predicted popularity of YouTube videos based on description utilizing XGBoost, LSTM and Hierarchy Attention Network.
Developed a Web Application which provides readers a light reading tool that supports reading, buying, and commenting.
Built a PL0 compiler of Pascal. Achieved lexical analysis, block structure handling, and testing to check if the input is legal.
Deployed and operated OpenStack in dockers including Nova for computing, Swift for storage and Neutron for networking. SKILLS
Tools and Frameworks: Git, Visual Studio, GDB, Latex, Flask, Django, Spring, SQL Server, MySQL, Hadoop, Unity, Node.js, React, Google Cloud, Ajax.
Certificate: DELL EMC Academic Associate, Information Storage and Management